SSA is helping China build a rapidly growing social work infrastructure for more than a billion citizens
SSA alumni face many familiar issues when working overseas, but it’s the cultural, structural and administrative differences that really test their abilities
We challenge our students to dig deeper to understand the root causes and human costs of social problems.
SSA has defined how the world understands the field of social work and the problems it addresses.
SSA's approach is interdisciplinary and intellectually pluralistic.
At SSA, practice and policy are complementary.
“I am fortunate to be able to incorporate what I learned in graduate school in my career. What was provided to us in terms of education makes SSA a treasure.”
Waldo Johnson, Jr. and Eddie Bocanegra discuss controversy surrounding title of movie Chiraq
Julia Henly presented Dean's Lecture at UTexas-San Antonio College of Public Policy
Susan Lambert and Julia Henly find child care benefits can be lost if a worker’s hours are decreased
Jens Ludwig argues that policymakers should consider the financial impact of declining prison population
Matthew Epperson: Reducing Illinois prison population is a marathon, not a sprint
Susan Lambert found that 47 percent of part-time workers receive schedules less than a week in advance
Article cites Melissa Roderick's research: Students in IB programs are 40 percent more likely to attend a four-year college
Mark Courtney’s research supports extension of services to foster youth up to age 21
Waldo E. Johnson, Jr. discusses issues faced by African American males
Harold Pollack says the presence of a gun dramatically increases probability of a death or suicide
Camille Farrington says benchmarking gives students every opportunity to succeed
Courtney: Every $1 IL invested on extended foster care, youth & society received $2 in benefits
Matt Epperson: Rauner reform panel should include formerly incarcerated
Susan Lambert quoted in: The Spy Who Fired Me
UChicago Crime Lab and partners open design competition for innovative ideas to help at-risk youth
Apr 17, 12:00 PM: Conversation with New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan
Apr 17, 12:00 PM: Latin@ Allinance presents Dr. Roberto Gonzales
Apr 17, 4:00 PM: Student Admissions Day Reception
Apr 18, 10:00 AM: Student Admissions Day
Apr 20, 12:15 PM: Understanding Inequality and the Justice System Response: Charting a New Way ...
Apr 20, 6:00 PM: South Side Stories
Apr 21, 12:00 PM: Michael M. Davis Lecture Series: Aaron Kesselheim
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